The Sansevieria genus is wide-ranging, but each variety is known for its hardiness. Although most succulents are drought tolerant, not all of them adapt well to indoor environments.
A growing appetite for rare plants has inspired an international black-market that threatens some varieties with extinction.
Memories of outdoor plants dying on Summer holidays have given us a skewed perception of how much water houseplants need. We think we're being attentive when we give our plants a drink, and it's the first thing we do if our plant isn't looking quite right. Read on to learn about the dangers of overwatering, as well as how to prevent it!
If plants fluctuate according to circadian rhythms, and our own internal clocks are influenced by environment, can having plants in the bedroom help promote better sleep patterns?